Ben Jamal was appointed as Director of Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) in October 2016 becoming the first Palestinian to hold that role. Prior to becoming Director Ben had served as a member of PSC’s executive committee for a number of years and also chaired a PSC branch for 13 years. He is a member of the British Palestinian Policy Council. Ben’s professional background is in Social Work and the charitable sector. For 10 years prior to being appointed as PSC director he was CEO of the charity the Domestic Violence Intervention Project.